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Documentary Film Project About Zine Culture
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I'm working on a feature-length documentary film about zines and would like to hear from anyone who is a current or former zine publisher, distro owner or is otherwise active in the zine community…Continue

Tags: films, documentary, culture, zine, zines

Started this discussion. Last reply by b stein Sep 4, 2012.

Anyone distributing zines via PDF?
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Curious if people are sharing PDF versions of their zine among fellow publishers?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jess Dykstra Jul 31, 2011.

Chicago-Based Zines?
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Would love to get addresses for Chicago-based zines to trade. I've just put out a personal zine…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kriss Stress Feb 4, 2012.

Zine Promotion on Twitter
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Hi all, it's been ages since I de-lurked (did I ever?) but I wanted to drop a line about a Twitter zine promotion project I've set up. It's at:…Continue

Tags: trades, distro, promotion, zine, zines

Started this discussion. Last reply by Catherine Elms Jul 10, 2011.

 

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Lubomyr Tymkiv left a comment for Joe Wallace
"We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the…"
Jan 4, 2013
b stein replied to Joe Wallace's discussion Documentary Film Project About Zine Culture
"Joe, Are you interested in taking video submissions? There was a zine doc out several years back called $100 Dollars and a…"
Sep 4, 2012
Joe Wallace posted a discussion

Documentary Film Project About Zine Culture

I'm working on a feature-length documentary film about zines and would like to hear from anyone who is a current or former zine publisher, distro owner or is otherwise active in the zine community about doing an on-camera interview about zines.This is a zine-positive documentary that needs to show the diversity of personalities, interests and politics (or a lack thereof if that's your choice). It's is a self-financed project using pro-grade gear that will make the film festival circuit and be…See More
Aug 26, 2012
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Documentary Film Project About Zines Seeking Interviewees

I am working on a feature-length documentary film about zines and indie press culture. I am in the pre-production planning stages of this project and would like to make contact with people who make zines for interviews to be used in the film. Please feel free to get in touch with me about the film: jwallace@now-sound.com and thanks for your interest!See More
Aug 26, 2012
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Aug 26, 2012
Kriss Stress replied to Joe Wallace's discussion Chicago-Based Zines?
"Hey man, that works out way better actually! I'm right down the street from Quimby's so just shoot me an e-mail (coffeeshophorror@gmail.com) and I can give you my number and you can just text and lemme know when yr down that way and I can…"
Feb 4, 2012
Joe Wallace replied to Joe Wallace's discussion Chicago-Based Zines?
"PS...if you're interested in Capricon 32: http://capricon.org/capricon32/ Cory Doctrow is the featured speaker this year, should be pretty cool...."
Feb 4, 2012
Joe Wallace replied to Joe Wallace's discussion Chicago-Based Zines?
"Hi Kriss--wish I could--I'm prepping for Capricon 32 which starts Thursday. I'm going to be distoing my zines from the Turntabling booth there (it's in Wheeling Illinois Thurs-Sun) and am really pressed for prep time. But would be…"
Feb 4, 2012
Kriss Stress replied to Joe Wallace's discussion Chicago-Based Zines?
"I'm dropping a few copies at Laurie's over in yr hood in the coming week, wanna meet up there and trade in person? :)"
Feb 3, 2012
Joe Wallace replied to Joe Wallace's discussion Chicago-Based Zines?
"Hi Kriss--sure thing! Send me an address and I'll get one in the post for you....and thanks."
Feb 3, 2012
Kriss Stress replied to Joe Wallace's discussion Chicago-Based Zines?
"Hey Joe, would you be interested in trading for WTF Zine? My zine Notes and Bolts is a 60 page style zine covering odd foods and music. Lemme know!"
Feb 3, 2012
Joe Wallace replied to Melissa Ann Manfredi's discussion Zine Youtube Videos
"Hey Melissa--what topics are you interested in? I was toying with putting some youtube vids about zines up on my channel, which is currently mostly dedicated to vinyl records...but since zines and vinyl are my twin obsessions, I thought I'd…"
Jan 26, 2012
Joe Wallace replied to Melissa Ann Manfredi's discussion 1/4 Page Zine-In Design
"I've been experimenting with making the pages in photoshop because I use a lot of images--album covers mostly--and am going to try reducing the margins in Word and pasting the jpgs in there...we shalll seeeeee! Joe…"
Jan 26, 2012
Jess Dykstra replied to Joe Wallace's discussion Anyone distributing zines via PDF?
"Hi Joe! Electric Windmill is a new zine started by myself and Brian Le Lay. We distribute both PDFs and print issues for a two reasons: 1) people can read and enjoy the content for free if they are financially pressed like so many of us are, and 2)…"
Jul 31, 2011
Teknad replied to Joe Wallace's discussion Anyone distributing zines via PDF?
"I know some (printed) zines that are also distributed via pdf (such as Pez http://www.monmagan.com/pez/). This way many fans can print their own copies without the zinester spending money, but the zine is still being sold in short running editions…"
Jul 20, 2011
Rochelle Fallout replied to Joe Wallace's discussion Anyone distributing zines via PDF?
"Our local SDS chapter provides PDF versions of our zine to the various groups that contribute to it so that everybody on the mailing list can print out as many copies as they need. It seems to me to be a good idea if you have a lot of people…"
Jul 18, 2011

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Documentary Film Project About Zines Seeking Interviewees

Posted on August 26, 2012 at 3:42pm 0 Comments

I am working on a feature-length documentary film about zines and indie press culture. I am in the pre-production planning stages of this project and would like to make contact with people who make zines for interviews to be used in the film. 

Please feel free to get in touch with me about the film: jwallace@now-sound.com and thanks for your interest!

New Zine Promotion Project on Twitter

Posted on July 7, 2011 at 7:42pm 0 Comments

I've started a zine promotion project on Twitter. It's located atwww.twitter.com/zinenews. If you would like your zine plugged there, simply drop me a message to my We Make Zines inbox which has the following information:

 

The name of your zine, some details about it and whether you do trades, distro, etc and a mailing address for same.

The web address for your zine's blog or Etsy shop

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At 9:01am on January 4, 2013, Lubomyr Tymkiv said…

We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the blog http://zineshow.blogspot.com All works will be exhibited also in the gallery "tymutopiyapres" http://tymutopiyapres.blogspot.com is not a commercial gallery. Welcomed but not "necessarily" summary of your zine or about you or your creative work (this is necessary for further elucidation of the project and possible documentation). Zines for the exhibition please send air mail: "Zineshow" A/C 9875, Sadivnycha 19/1, 79038, Lviv, Ukraine.

 
 
 

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